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Russian translation of “university”


noun [C, U]
A1 a place where students study at a high level to get a degree (= type of qualification)
the University of Cambridge I applied to three universities. mainly UK Sarah studied chemistry at university. mainly UK I want to go to university when I finish school.University and college education
(Definition of university from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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